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Dhaka Tribune

Villagers’ clash kills 1 in Habiganj

Update : 08 Mar 2014, 11:27 AM

A person has been killed in a clash between two groups of villagers over land feud in Nabiganj of Habiganj on Saturday morning.

The deceased was identified as Ripon Mia, 25, son of Alfas Mia.

Ten others were also injured in the clash. Of the injured, five have been admitted to Nabiganj upazila health complex.

Nabiganj police station Officer-in-Charge Jahangir Alam said: “There had been a long-standing dispute over land between Ful Mia and Shawkat Ali of North Jahidpur village in Nabiganj upazila.

Supporters of Ful Mia and Shawkat Ali locked in a clash over the dispute on Saturday morning, leaving Ripon dead on the spot.

Police recovered the body and sent it to Habiganj sadar hospital morgue, he added.

Police is trying to identify the criminals, said OC Jahangir Alam. 

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